New Year’s Day in Québec; December 27 to 31, 2016
On the pedestrian Grande Allée, from the Parliament Building to Hotel Le Concorde: heated terraces, outdoor bars, a 200 m urban zip-line (new this year), a Ferris wheel, a giant slide, light projections and much more, every day from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
On December 31 :
Artist Madeon, who made his mark at the Festival d’été de Québec, first with Tiësto in 2013 and, more recently, with Adventure Club and Kaskade in 2016, will take control of the night from 11 p.m. to 1 a.m. and get the crowds dancing to his electronic music.
Before that, attendees will enjoy an evening of festivities in which traditional and electronic music, a dance troupe and a percussion ensemble will take the main stage on Place de l’Assemblée-Nationale, in front of the Parliament Building. A traditional midnight countdown and a fireworks display are also planned!